Politics 15 October 2012 "The weaker growth was sort of inevitable at some stage" Business quote of the day. Sign up for our weekly email * Print HTML "The weaker growth was sort of inevitable at some stage" Jim O’Neill, chairman of Goldman Sachs Asset Management, on China’s inflation rate dipping to 1.9 per cent. In the second quarter, China’s economic growth slowed to a three-year low, hit by falling demand for exports and slowing investment in the country. › On the threshold of the air – the songs of Viktor Ullmann Goldman Sachs building. Photograph: Getty Images. Helen Roxburgh is the online editor of Economia Subscribe from just £1 per issue More Related articles Jeremy Corbyn has found a vulnerable spot on Theresa May and trade Politicians are worried that their pensions are destroying the planet. Is yours? Nap Store: Where did all these new mattress start-ups come from?